Video: Examining the Promise and Pitfalls of Teaching During Out-of-School Time

School districts are using after-school hours and school breaks to address disrupted learning. Does this come at the cost of traditional out-of-school time?


About the Webinar

States and school districts are experimenting with various methods to provide more learning opportunities as they grapple with unprecedented disrupted learning.

Some have responded by reworking the academic calendar. Others are offering optional or mandatory academic support during the school day.

Is there a magic number of extra minutes in a school day that could move the needle for students? An optimal number of days in the academic year? What is gained, and what is lost when education leaders use what is traditionally out-of-school time to keep kids in school?

Learn more in this webinar recording from the Education Writers Association, or view the transcript here.

View Transcript